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and president toma are speaking audiences in new city, both commenting on the middle east, including iran and syria. a lot of americans, including myself, are troubled by developments in the middle east. mitt romney took a serious issuesm stance on borders, especially in thelence and unrest east peace said that he struggling aid to nations in hopes that things there would improve. >> we will couple eight with investment and to empowers individuals, encourage innovators, and reward entrepreneurs. >> at the united nations, obama spoke about events in the middle east and film thatat the anti-u.s. protests. >> there are no words that the killing of innocents. his new video that justifies an attack on an embassy. -- there is no video that justifies an attack on an embassy. both parties know that issues are ones many voters will be paying to, but the economy is still number one. romney's ads to ohio this romney heads to is afternoon. likely voters, obama is romney 52% to 44%, and florida, 51% to 47%. the president is also ahead in virginia. party has to win it two three battleground in november
as holiday. eight years after the team arrived in d.c. from montreal, a celebration of a likes the city has not seen in 80 years. washington nationals fans have waited a lifetime for this. >> i was not expecting a winning season. it's been a pleasant surprise. the team lost the game, but fans and players found out that second place atlanta had lost to pittsburgh, allowing washington to clinch the national league east division. get better than that. lost, but we still clinched. >> 96 wins so far. hard to believe a d.c. team that finished with more wins shotlosses actually has a finish with the best record in baseball. >> we want to have three more of these. we want to get the trophy. >> the 19-year-old ces harper tweeted tour de france after the game, thanking them. .tweeted to the fans >> we appreciate it. stay with abc 7 for continuing coverage of the amazing season. and there's more on our website, wjla.com. >> new this morning, one person afterto the hospital to escapeom a window a town house fire. it started after midnight on new britain circle in manassas. people were checked out at th
levels for years. the closure is part of an with city officials and a houston-based energy company. on the 14th floor and it will directly into my room. >> genon will receive a $32 escrow which was held in control.onmental city officials would like to use property for retail or commercial space. >> thank you. on to the presidential race, the are preparing for wednesday inebate denver. a new poll shows voters think t obama will win the upcoming debate and the election. tahman bradley reports that both trying to lower expectations. president obama and mitt romney during a four l showdown on wednesday at presidential debate in denver. s vegas at an la rally, president obama tried to manage expectations. >> i know folks in the media are will have theo zinger. governor romney is a good debater. >> president obama and mitt down fornkering e practice. latest polls show americans debate and the election are the presidents to .ose 63% of registered voters expect obama to win the election. that is his biggest lead so far comes to expectations. actual support among likely voters, the race is
the city. >> the president and first lady york city. will attend the un general assembly today, where the president will speak. they taped an interview for the view on monday on abc and they policy andforeign- glider topics. that at 11:00 this morning on abc 7. >> republican nominee mitt speak in newlso morning and then ohio. yesterday in colorado to criticize the president's foreign-policy, accusing him of minimizing the recent killing of the u.s. ambassador to libya as a bump in the road rather than part of a chain of events. the white house called romney's comments desperate and defensive. tim kaine picking up a major endorsement today. a delaware senator is going to support behind a democrat at a stop in fairfax county. then they will both go to n for a roundtable discussion on supporting small business. and george allen are battling for the seat held by webb. justin timberlake brought sexy back and now he's looking to bring myspace back. atlet's get to linda bell bloomberg headquarters in new york with that and more. gains insee some yesterday. .t went to a new record high the co
from the 20 biggest cities in the country. and home prices are posting the strongest gains since 2007. in the first seven months of this year, prices in those cities have gone up nearly 6%. on top of that, some of the biggest gains in value, are coming at the low end of the housing market. that means the less expensive homes, hit hardest by the downturn. we're not out of the woods just yet. prices are still down 30%, compared to before the recession. but every improvement helps boost homeowners' defeconfidenc. that makes them more likely to start spending again. some reasons to be encourage, josh. >> cautious optimism, if nothing else. >>> also, those folks are going to have more money in their pocket because they are saving at the gas station. aaa reported that prices have dropped again. the average is $3.80. >>> wall street had the biggest drop in two years. thousands of protesters slashing with police in spain. severe budget cuts and tax increases being imposed by the spanish governnt. >>> breaking overnigh two more american soldiers have been killed in afghanistan. they died this
-year-old war. >> tomorrow could be a rough for drivers in d.c.. is because members of city plant to shut k street in the morning. they mark the one-year .nniversary of the movement they stayed in mcpherson square for nearly five until the enforced a ban on overnight camping. >> it has been a cloudy night with a few showers. when willout there -- the rain go away? stick around. we will be in the belfort furniture weather center with a first check. the first showers -- we have been watching them in the belfort furniture weather center. movedf the showers have out of the area. at clear skies. temperatures have fallen. gaithersburg. 57 in fredericksburg. this is what it looks like early in the afternoon and evening. showers from the north -- and moves up toward the east. skies begin to clear across west virginia into western maryland. clear skies will be with us from early tomorrow morning, along with a bit of patchy fog. temperatures jump into the 50's afternoon, around 70 degrees or so. up, the extended outlook. some saudi weather on the way. weather on the way. the redskins came b
, where he believed there was actual danger. that's when he notified law enforcement. >> reporter: city police called the fbi that taped phone calls. in one recording made two weeks ago, pepe allegedly told the officer he, quote, had an issue he might need taken care of. pepe allegedly told the agent he would be willing to pay $2,000. but when the agent tried to arrange a meeting, pepe balked. >> we thought we had enough to file at the attorney's office. >> reporter: students say pepe liked to be called dr. professor pepe. he is now charged with solicitation of first-degree murder. he makes his first court appearance today. he did not respond nor his lawyer to our attempts to seek comments. >> thank you very much. >>> george, now, to a truly remarkable little girl. a preschooler turning into a real hero. coming to the rescue when her mom collapsed right in front of her. john muller has the dramatic story. >> reporter: diana jensen knew she would lift heaven and earth to protect her daughter. she didn't know her 4-year-old would be the one saving her. >> we need you to come to our house.
effects. helde residents independent investigations and brought evidence to city leaders of potential health risks. >> we had to keep pushing. science is the basis of everything. the 482 megawatt coal-fired facility owners say that the today is lesse about pollution control and more change in price for gas.al what happens now with this prime waterfront property currently owned by pepco -- >> it's an opportunity to have something exciting to happen in of mixed use development. now 15th thousand tons of begins. 15,000 tons. most of the employees have been or retired. six are still looking for work. >> jacqui jeras has a look at forecast. >> we started out really foggy northwest of the metro area this morning. here's an awesome time lapse i from oakdaleyou ijamsville.in look at the that shallow layer to awhich gave way beautiful sunny conditions. we goill change as throughout the day. clouds mostly on the increase. inyou can see them pushing from the south. that will bring a chance of rain. heavy rain across the tennessee river valley as well as parts of south.p that system will be with
.com for the latest. men vying forhe the white house will be in new york city this morning. president obama speaking at the un general assembly. mitt romney speaking at the clinical global initiative along with president obama. >> president obama at the podium on thely statementsseries of by the iranian president, who that israel had no roots in the middle east. he speaks to the general .ssembly he discussed international including a potential israel over iran's's nuclear program. you fear that war is ?mminent perhaps even before the end of the year between your country srael?s rai >> the zionists are very much adventuresome, seeking to agitate things. think they see themselves at the end of . e line. end of th3 chairs were empty while ahmadinejad spoke. >> breaking news coming out of syria. >> scores of people are dead after an explosion. jummy olabanji has details. >> syrian officials say that a off nearbomb has gone . school building in damascus we have a picture of what that like to show our viewers. reports are that scores of people have been killed, several high-ranking officers. the explosion
, louisville, wichita and oklahoma city. stormy from the texas panhandle to brownsville. showers from the colorado rockies to rapid city, south dakota. >> mostly 70s in the heartland. 80s in the southeast. >>> when we come back, the latest on that breaking news this morning. the big deal between the nfl and its real referees. >>> plus, one of the searing images from last year's occupy protests. students being pepper-sprayed. now, they're about to see a major settlements. >>> also, tense moments on the tarmac at jfk. passengers brace for impact. and then, a sudden turn of events. >>> welcome back on this thursday, everyone. a new round of encouraging news on the housing market. the median price of a new home soared more than 11% between july and august. that's the biggest one-month jump on record against new homes. the price, $256,000 is the highest in almost 5 1/2 years. and the number of new homes on the market was near an all-time low. >>> and speaking of records, a record number of families are dealing with student debt. more than 22 million households, almost one in five, had coll
the city. you get the power of the lightning courtesy of richard. it is still reasonably low for gusty winds in washington. are 7:00 tonight,, temperature, 81 degrees and you winchester, where the showers have come through, have downed the temperatures although that is still in the mid-60's. that is the source of this line. over the last hour, it is moving into winchester, so there is not lightning. the lightning over the last couple hours. it is spotty. but those are the areas that until 6:00 are under severe warnings and let me to spotlight south of woodstock, that is the one spot is getting some nasty lightning. to of this is continuing move out to the east and northeast. moving away about 7:00. how looks. get out of the way. you can see those showers and a little bit of that hayes. is the time of the year. the colors are beginning to change. goe october is the time to drive with the g to show up.n going on.at is those clouds we have had, and that ripple in the atmosphere and there is a weather front that will be godling our way as we on tonight and the late tomorrow. that means tom
-- the workers rejected the contract. the city council is working on registration -- legislation to deal with cleanup cost for chronic flooding in bloomingdale. that is in west washington. pc officials say a long-term solution to this constant -- d.c. officials say long term solution to this constant flooding likely will not be in place until 2025. the d.c. taxi association is looking to crack down on uber taxi service. they have drivers waiting all day. that cut above service is exactly why they pay more according to some users. but cabbies say they are eating into their livelihood. >> is 10 times better than the dirty filthy cabs or the drivers barely know where they are going and do not speak english. it costs more and i am happy to pay it. >> my business is way down is difficult to make a living at this moment. >> the service must have a d.c. office and at least 20 vehicles according to regulations. they say that regulation should only pertain to safety and security. apple products are truly popular with customers. police are noticing they are also popular with thieves. we have a lo
of the rain will stay south , but theof the city fog is the story. declining visibility and very tonight and early tomorrow. all kinds of stuff is coming up for you in a few minutes. a story from nw washington tonight. americane students at were assaulted near campus. l the attacks happened in the evening orn the late early morning. the women were walking in the n massachusetts avenue when someone walked up behind them and wrote them. -- groped them. texting years after the beltway sniper attacks, we are remembering that event. gripped the area four weeks as john allen muhammad and lee killed 10 people and injured 13. >> going in picking up your , it was from school scary. >> parking in the parking lot see ifking around to .anse are any white man >> muhammad was executed in 2009. malvo is spending the rest of in prison in virginia. >> daring schedule course, you chevy caprice driven muhammed and lee boyd malvo. the collection is available for viewing and private towards scheduled for october 23. >> war tonight in the killing of four americans in libya. committee says a has requestedbya r
a spike in robberies related to apple electronics in new york city. she's urging local owners of popular apple products to be aware of their surroundings when walking around. now to the controversial call during monday night football. a former president and other lawmakers are weighing in on the debate. in that play, the replacement rectories awarded the seattle seahawks with a touchdown even though it appears the green bay packers intercepted the ball. the nfl released a statement yesterday agreeing that the ruling on the field was wrong and that the seattle receiver should of been charged with pass interference, however the and the nfl upheld the seahawks' win. bill clinton says he disagrees with the decision. >> i did not think it was a touchdown. i thought the pass was intercepted. the defender aground before there was a joint possession. >> give me a break. it is time to get the real rookeries. >>-- real refs. >> the referees have been locked out since june. they still have issues involving salaries and the nfl desire to reduce their pension plan. singer madonna is in hot water over
- 95 toward dumfries and dale city. this will be pulling out of here in the next couple of hours. remington about 1 inch and a half. our forecast today, partly sunny and 67. 74 degrees at noon. by 5:00 partly sunny and a few showers developing at 78 degrees. the weekend is not looking bad. we will tell you more about that in a minute. what's head over to angelo with traffic. >>-- angela with traffic. >> traveling around the beltway we have been dealing with accident clean up since after midnight. as you travel through bethesda from old georgetown road to passed 355, traffic still a little slow. a tractor-trailer accident with fuel spilled and a lot of clean up, express' -- expect some delays in that area. southbound we have a war zone active. an accident blocking two left lanes. >> thank you. we have a developing story from minnesota where four people died. the gunmen shot them before killing himself. published reports say the gunmen recently lost his job with the company. >> a vigil will be held tonight for the teen killed monday in a car crash. 16-year-old was on his way to sch
's is 0.04.t at four people challenged the city in lawsuits and each will $20,000. john gonzalez reporting from adams morgan. >> a vigil will be held tonight county teenager killed monday in a car crash. ian was on his the car heol when was riding in struck a tree. he died on the scene. his sister was seriously injured. a third person, the teenage driver, was not injured. vigil will take place at the school football game in bealeton, virginia. >> following the latest in a shooting in minneapolis. a gunman killed a for your wounded four others before killing himself at his workplace. investigation is underway in what led to the violence. >> in minneapolis, a swat team responded to a gunman who opened , killing four people the company's founder and an himself. the suspect, the shooter, is at from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. >> police are trying to shooter was ahe disgruntled worker. four other victims were transported to hospital. was a terrifying scene when to the shooting afternoon. >> it appears to be multiple agencies, both local and federal. >> tactical team surrounded the people an
. this after a number of that they are using money.gram to make the city continues to sit is to increase safety. as a little too all morning on good morning washington" -- celebratingd fans their one of their first division title since moving to d.c. in a 2005. celebrating.e despite losing the game to the phillies last night, they nl east.the news channel 8 will have war and h report in just a minutes. let us get a quick check on the commute. fromout what is happening angela foster. morning. looking at quite a few the beltway in maryland. an accident on the inner loop between connecticut avenue and georgia. causing two lanes, major delays. at nutley.6 very slow. traveling and about 395, no lanes open.ur all just slow traffic. ?ow is our forecast for today side.the wet camera here. you can see the raindrops here on the lens. moving inside the beltway and well.he district as showers to the east of manassas. skies today, occasional showers. 72 7to the 6. be warmer than that. tomorrow, in the >>> hey, everybody. i'm so excited about hosting "good morning america." i hope george and i do a cooking s
. >> all right steve. thank you. tomorrow is a landmark for the city of alexandria. that is when the potomac river generating station will close for good. officials have blamed did as the single largest source of air pollutants and in northern virginia. it was returned to the company. coming up, but a community in southeast washington got an extreme makeover this weekend. y neighbors say the changes will improve safety. plus why this butler is on trial. and in southern california, these drive
, which is 25% o of gd f for lebanon. >> it was an amazing city and i think i trieded help move the econy a little bit as well. [laughter] jennifer nycz-coer, i want to give it to something different. yet a great article telling peop how to better apply for any kindnd of award or nomination. you judge them from your perch at." -- purge at "washington biness journal. whatre thehe striking mistakes? >> i hate hearing t word judge, because -- judgmentatal. it iintereresting. being fly on the ll working the "the shingtgton business jourl" pructs where we recognize different companies for achievements. to take a look at all of these nominations, coming frfrom some very high level and smart people. the missing some of the key elements. as far as numbers -- numumbers of the kething. we are a business publication so when people e are apapplying to be recognized among their peers, i was surised how many people were reluctant to put n numbers. >> 1 number of was not surpriseded by -- - someeople try to be cute about their age. everything from revenue and growth -- but if you are going to be rececog
. the city of denver is also planning to make major changes including street closures and changes to traffic patterns. organizers say it's all well worth it to be at the center of the political world for one night. here's a surprising revelation from one of the nation's most powerful women. homeland security secretary janet napolitano. she says she doesn't use e-mail ever. and as tanya tells us she's not the only power plier who manages to survive unplugged. >> hillary clinton is e mailing here is not the head of homeland security. janet just yesterday revealed this shocker. >> what did your personal security look like? >> don't laugh but i just don't use e-mail at all. >> in the hunger games jennifer lawrence's character is a fierce shot. but in real life, the actress won't shoot off an e-mail. >> because the internet scares me. it never ends. it's like the universe. >> we're not laughing. we're jealous. it seems the more powerful you are, the less you need what the rest of us breathe. elton john may sing about galaxy travel but despises cell p
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for the last two years. the relaunch of the breathalyzer is expected to boost the city's capability to prosecute. >> john walsh will miss about after beingof gains diagnosed with a knee injury. he spent the day back at school. >> a special star to the school y for students at seidlin in southeast d.c.. -- sign an elementary in southeast d.c. has become exercise 50 studentsnearly at this school. it is all part of a successful program. designed to enhance health and academic performance. this fifth grader participates three mornings before class. according to the 2010 s shape the nation's airports, recommend children 60 minutes of activity per day. only 57% have regular recess. it is helping their bodies, teachers say it is helping their minds as well. >> we get feedback from them. these students are more alert in the morning. they are ready to learn. that is why we do this program. >> he wishes he had a program he was growing up. this program is currently in the district of columbia and 160 schools across the country. e to add hundreds more by the end of 2013. for a check on the traf
in the city.rn is 28-years old. police are not releasing her identity because of privacy laws. with five counts of manslaughter. we are getting more information on this. german woman arrested with killing five of newborn babies. at least two children were her own. to get moreng e story and on th on and one yours line. online.es on air and .> 3 people in custody police arrested 21-year-old branch, michael moore, and juvenile male. a crime spree shortly after the attack helped them make the arrest. >> after the assault took place around 3:00 in the morning, was an armed robbery of three victims with three in the 1800 block of 18th street. >> turning to the race for the where the candidates on of voters in virginia. mitt romney and president obama will appear in the common wealth today one day after they appeared in ohio. president obama will campaign in virginia beach this morning. a lead over mitt romney in the virginia and ohio. look for more on good morning america. >> there has been a decision on pepco's request for a rate increase. have approve 58% of the increase the utility wanted.
with the wide look back across the city. the fog started already. it is really against in spots overnight -- it will be really dense in spots overnight. visibility is starting to come miles at reagan national. that will be the big story later evening. as rain fall goes, across the chesapeake bay and parts of region, there will be some but i thinkurs, stay in that region. just cloudy and a little bit of foggy mist in the air and no rain. partly cloudy and warmer tomorrow, 80 by midday. a passing shower and then beautiful weather thursday and friday. fall weather returns early next week. check out wjla.com. i think that is it for now. >> iraq having so much fun last night. >> it was truly incredible -- >> having so much fun last night. energized in a that is usually reserved for presidential election this time of year. it is the post season, or shortly will be, and the nationals won the nl east last night. they were enjoying themselves. it was a night they did not want to end. u turn thea pocket, yo ready for another game. -- wants 7:00 hits. >> if you watch monday night football, use all p
in new york city. yesterday president obama for syrians support to oust their current assad.ent bashar al- once again, a double explosion in damascus. we will have updates later in newscast as we get them. >> thanks so much. d.c. police gathering details in deadoting the left one man and another wounded. just befored in the 5000 block of h st. se. don't know what led to the shooting or if police have suspects. >> the unsolved murders of two teenagersrge's county focus of two separate events tonight. officers will take part in a community walk at oak creek west park in kettering. out flyershand for information in the 17-year-old amber stanley. killed in hernd bedroom last month. investigators still searching for suspects and motives. in prince george's county, police will look for information that they hope and help them solve the murder of another teenager. a community meeting tonight to the death of marckel ross, the 18-year-old shot and killed september 11 as he to central high school in capitol heights. forstigators are looking suspects and a motive. will begin ating 7:00 at central hi
. in the middle of the country, from minneapolis to kansas city, 80s. across the south. >>> well, another major tourist attraction is coming to the big apple. the world's tallest ferris wheel. that's right, the 625-foot-tall wheel capable of carrying more than 1,400 people will be built on staten island over looking the statue of liberty and manhattan skyline. the privately funded project will cost $230 million. city officials hope it will draw millions of visitors. it should be finished in about three years. i'm not getting on that. >> heck of a view. scared of heights? >> i don't see it -- so you are up there, ah, i'm so high i could die. wow. i don't know. doesn't make me feel good. >> sunny, think about you and your husband when you maybe courting and having a date and on the ferris wheel, wouldn't get on there? wouldn't be romantic? >> oh, it's so high, my goodness. look i am 1,400 feet up in the air, i could fall and die. i don't need that feeling. >> you are not feeling it. >> don't know -- get on the ferry and go to staten island to do it. >> sure, why not. beautiful view. >>> a week si
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